Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Beth E Benson Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 08-18606-CI-8

Indemnity Paid: $155,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201263614
Claim Number :Mitchell (9941.67)
Date Submitted :4/23/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
SOUTH PINELLAS MEDICAL TRUSTPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6599936 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAndrewLWallace
Street Address
341 3rd Street S
CityStateZip
St. PetersburgFL33701
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(727) 822 - 4600 (727) 822 - 4665awallacespmt@gmail.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBethEBenson
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed6450 38th Avenue North, Suite 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
St. PetersburgFL33710Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
44794-08$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME40289Surgery - Gynecology 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other LocationOB/GYN Associates
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/23/20066/3/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Pregnancy.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged vaginal delivery.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Erbs Palsy.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/9/200808-18606-CI-8
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas4/5/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
OtherSettled prior to trial
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
4/5/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$155,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$123,941
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$50,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None deemed necessary after expert witness and physician reviews.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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